Libby Montana News - November 2006

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Kootenai NF gets court go-ahead on 9 projects (November 29, 2006)
Kootenai National Forest
(Libby) - Late last week, Donald W. Molloy of the U.S. District Court in Missoula decided in favor of the Kootenai Forest on nine timber sale and restoration projects. ... FULL STORY
(1 pictures) SJLH Festival of Trees (November 28, 2006)
Holiday Gala
Itís time to ring in the Holidays! The 12th annual St. Johnís Lutheran Hospital Foundationís Festival of Trees will be held December 8 and 9 bringing holiday dazzle to the Memorial Center in Libby. ... FULL STORY
State approves Montanore adit (November 28, 2006)
It may be an early Christmas present for the Libby area. ... FULL STORY
National Influenza Week (November 18, 2006)
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) is designating the week after Thanksgiving as National Influenza Vaccination Week. In cooperation with National Influenza Vaccination Week, St. Johnís Lutheran Hospital in Libby will be adding an additional ... FULL STORY
(1 pictures) Claiming America coming to Libby (November 18, 2006)
Claiming America, a show depicting five stories from the Bible, will be appearing at the Little Theatre in Libby, November 29, 30 and December 1 & 2. The production features the C.A.P. Band, playing original music. Local Libby actors will grace the stage as th ... FULL STORY
(1 pictures) Mystical, Magical Christmas in Eureka (November 15, 2006)
Eureka Chamber of Commerce
Eureka Area Chamber of Commerce is proud to bring you a Mystical, Magical Christmas in Eureka. Eureka, once the Christmas Tree Capital of the World, is bringing you a fun-filled Christmas Weekend December 1st and 2nd. It is the perfect way to kick off the C ... FULL STORY
(1 pictures) SJLH Holiday Food Drive (November 22, 2006)
St. Johnís Lutheran Hospital Employees held a holiday food drive for the Libby/Troy food pantries. Over the two week period the employees donated 500 hundred pounds of food and delivered them to the pantries. ... FULL STORY
Fishing Contest comments sought (November 20, 2006)
Land & Water Conservation Grants available (November 20, 2006)
Deadline February 28, 2007
(1 pictures) Beautiful Snowy Day (November 27, 2006)
Karen Kemmerer took this photo of the blanket of snow covering their property in Libby Monday morning. ... FULL STORY
Heavy Snow Warning until Thursday (November 29, 2006)
3-6 inches new snow possible
The National Weather Service out of Missoula has issued a Heavy Snow Warning for the Kootenai Cabinet Region until 2:00 pm Thursday, November 30. Total snow accumulations of from 3 to 6 inches are possible. ... FULL STORY
(1 pictures) More Snow (November 25, 2006)
Snow blanketed mountain ash berries Saturday afternoon in Libby. Between four to six inches of snow fell Friday night in town, giving area residents something to do...shoveling, plowing, and playing. ... FULL STORY
(1 pictures) Calling all Christmas Trees (November 15, 2006)
St. John's Lutheran Hospital Festival of Trees
Business owners, local merchants, organizations, individuals and families are encouraged to promote their cause this holiday season by displaying a decorated tree at the St. Johnís Lutheran Hospital Foundationís 12th Annual Festival of Trees at the Libby Memor ... FULL STORY
Diabetes Awareness Month (November 9, 2006)
St. John's Lutheran Hospital in Libby urges people with Diabetes to lower risk for heart disease
St. Johnís Lutheran Hospital ... FULL STORY
Nancy Sutton will be Lincoln County's next Treasurer (November 22, 2006)
Sutton survived a recount of the election Monday. While there were 10 differences in vote counts, when the recount was completed, Sutton still led incumbent Democrat Geri Miller by six votes. Sutton had led Miller by nine votes prior to the recount. ... FULL STORY
Hunting & Fishing Seasons to close soon (November 20, 2006)
(1 pictures) Thanksgiving Snow (November 24, 2006)
While Libby only had about two inches of snow Thanksgiving night, outlying areas had well over a foot. More snow and cold temperatures are forecast for the next few days. ... FULL STORY
(1 pictures) Happy Thanksgiving (November 23, 2006)
(1 pictures) Libby Creek turns to mud (November 20, 2006)
Sunday night's rain once again turned Libby Creek to mud, seen here Monday afternoon from the old haul bridge as it enters the Kootenai River. ... FULL STORY
(1 pictures) New Rehab Manager on Staff at Libby hospital (November 9, 2006)
St. John's Lutheran Hospital
St. John's Lutheran Hospital in Libby recently welcomed Ahyoung Huff, Rehabilitative Services Manager, to their staff. Ms. Huff, who graduated Magna Cum Laude from the University of Utah, has a Master's Degree in Physical Therapy. ... FULL STORY
(1 pictures) Libby Floral Open House (November 18, 2006)
Libby Floral was decked out for the holidays at its Open House Saturday. Area businesses are ready for holiday shopping, which begins in earnest after Thanksgiving. ... FULL STORY
(1 pictures) Snowy Morning (November 13, 2006)
Libby woke up to 2-3" of snow Monday morning, followed by rain, wind, sleet and even a little sunshine here and there. The weather forecast calls for more of the same for the rest of the week. ... FULL STORY
Recounts possible for Lincoln County election (November 9, 2006)
KLCB Libby News Radio
At least Geri Miller, defeated Treasurer incumbent, is definitely planning to ask for a recount, Miller told KLCB. Miller lost re-election by a mere 9 votes. ... FULL STORY
(1 pictures) Libby Loggers Defeated (November 11, 2006)
It was a hard-fought battle for both teams
by Maggie Craig
The Libby Loggers huddle during the 4th quarter of the state semi-final football playoff game against the Dillon Beavers. The Loggers fell during the last seconds of the game with a final score of Dillon 20, Loggers 19. While it was an exciting game for both t ... FULL STORY
(1 pictures) Granite Creek (November 9, 2006)
by Maggie Craig
This is a view of Granite Creek looking upstream from the Highway 2 bridge on Wednesday. Recent high water from heavy rains has brought an enormous amount of bedload, sediment, and debris downstream in area streams. The rain eased on Thursday, offering a repri ... FULL STORY
(1 pictures) Rivers and streams nearing flood stage (November 7, 2006)
(Libby) - 11/7/06, 1:00 PM Flood Warning Update: Widespread small stream and urban flooding is being reported in the Libby area, according to reports from the National Weather Service early Tuesday afternoon. ... FULL STORY
(4 pictures) Libby Creek Flooding (November 7, 2006)
by Maggie Craig
A wall of water is what Libby Creek looked like from the 5th Street bridge Tuesday at noon. The creek has begun overflowing its banks there, covering the lower portion of the roadway with water (see below). The bank has been partially reinforced, but continued ... FULL STORY
Rain, Wind, Mountain Snow on tap (November 5, 2006)
Below is the weather forecast for the Kootenai/Cabinet region for Sunday, November 5, through Sunday, November 12. ... FULL STORY
Strong winds expected Mon & Monday night (November 5, 2006)
Gusts from 50-60 mph possible
The National Weather Service out of Missoula has issued a High Wind Watch for north-central Idaho and western Montana for Monday. Very strong winds are expected from late Sunday night through Monday evening. ... FULL STORY
(1 pictures) Libby Loggers Defeat Hardin (November 4, 2006)
by Maggie Craig
With fog and a light rain, the weather wasn't exactly the greatest for playing or watching football, but it didn't deter the Libby Loggers from defeating Hardin Saturday afternoon during the second round of Class A playoff action. Click on link below for Monta ... FULL STORY
Libby Loggers Host Hardin Saturday (November 2, 2006)
Class A Playoffs
The second round of the Class A state football playoffs will be held Saturday in Libby. The Libby Loggers will host the Hardin Bulldogs at 1:00 p.m. Libby is the undefeated Northwest Class A champion, earning a bye in the first round playoff. Hardin finished s ... FULL STORY
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